Position: Optometrist
Location: Woodley  Reading

Salary: Up-to £65k (depending on experience)
Working hours: Full time or Part time
Experience level: You must be a GOC registered Optometrist 


Specsavers in Woodley, Reading are looking for a new Optometrist. On the back of substantial and on-going growth, we’re seeking a forward thinking Optometrist to join our high volume, high performing team at Specsavers in Woodley. Be part of our continued success at one of the leading opticians in this fantastic area.  


What’s on Offer?

  • Private health and dental cover

  • 33 days of holiday

  • Pension contribution

  • Outstanding clinical and professional development opportunities

  • Paid sick leave

  • Enhanced parental leave

  • Professional fees paid

  • Support with CPD

  • WeCare- WeCare looks after your wellbeing with a 24/7 UK-based online GP, mental health counselling, a get fit programme, legal and financial guidance, plus much more. Using your phone, tablet or desktop, you and your family have 24/7 access to thousands of experts, all from the comfort of your own home.
  • Annual subscription to the “Headspace” app
  • Access for all store employees to our discounted benefits scheme


What we’re looking for

Alongside being a qualified and GOC registered Optometrist, you’ll need to be able to thrive in a busy practice where you’ll be rewarded for your success.   We are passionate about the clinical development of our team, and as our new Optometrist, we would support you with extra courses and specialisms that interest you. Whatever your ambitions, from MECS to Medical Retina or Independent Prescribing to paediatric accreditations we’ll do everything we can to help you be the best clinician you can be. 


What can we do for you

Our Optometrists are an integral part of our store management team, so we’re keen to get you up to speed outside the test room too. With ILM courses, Pre-Reg supervision and the Specsavers Partnership scheme (Pathway) all available to explore. Along with your clinical expertise – this will stand you in good stead if you choose to become a store director yourself one day.  We have successfully supported 3 Optometrists through the Pathway scheme.


Find out more


For more information or to apply, please contact Jasmin Robson at Specsavers Recruitment Service on 01566770228  or jasmin.robson@specsavers.com.



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